One person was killed Saturday morning during an Independence Day parade in Slater, according to the Iowa State Patrol. State Patrol Sgt. Alex Dinkla said around 11 a.m. a vehicle struck pedestrians at the intersection of Main Street and Tama Street in ...How did the town of Slater get its name?
Over the next 5 years approximately 50 homes and businesses moved from Sheldahl to Sheldahl Crossing. These structures were moved in their entirety with the help of circular horsepower. Sheldahl Crossing was renamed Slater and the town was incorporated in 1890. the plow, a small settlement was born.Where is the main street sidewalk in Slater?
The City of Slater received another grant from Story County to continue the Main Street sidewalk project. This summer, the sidewalk will be replaced on the south side of Main street in the 300 block (Marshall to Tama). The east side sidewalk and curb has been completed to the alley.Who was killed in the Slater parade crash?
The final entries in the parade had just passed that intersection moments earlier. On Sunday, the Iowa State Patrol said the person killed in the incident was 59-year-old Mary Nienow, of Albert Lea, Minnesota. Those injured were 67-year-old Linda Nordstrom, of Huxley, 30-year-old Rikkie Powell, of Huxley, and 6-year-old Reagan Powell, of Huxley.